Captains Carrier, Bollema provide leadership to running backs, inside linebackers
Lobo football team looks to finish spring practice on a strong note
List includes a Texas dozen and New Mexico duo
The Lobos host the Boise State Broncos on Sept. 29, 2012 in the Mountain West opener for both schools.
NEW MEXICO: A junior college transfer in 2012 who now has a year under his belt with the scheme and is poised for a strong senior season in 2013 ... plays with aggression and should be faster to the football because of his knowledge of the defense ... has added 12 pounds to his frame since last season.
2012 (JUNIOR): Was a valuable member on special teams ... played in 12 games ... finished the season with 10 tackles (one solo, nine assisted) ... best game came in the season opener against Southern in which he had three tackles ... had two tackles each against Air Force (Oct. 20) and Nevada (Nov. 17).
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Was a first-team All-NorCal Conference at Foothill in 2011 for coach Doug Boyette ... played both weakside LB and strong safety ... had 66 tackles, 5.5 tackles for loss, four sacks, one interception and eight pass breakups as a sophomore ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Monta Vista High School in Cupertino, Calif., where he was a two-time Santa Clara Valley Athletic League honoree ... was voted the league's Utility Player of the Year and the team most valuable player his senior year.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 10, 1990 in San Jose, Calif ... full name is David Edward Orvick ... son of Linda and Ken Orvick ... has two sisters, Joanie and Ellie, and two brothers, Jack and Tommy ... dad was an offensive lineman at Stanford ... his uncle, Matt Orvick, was a pitcher at San Diego State ... interested in Exercise Physiology.